Canoas Geographic coordinates

Canoas is located at latitude -29.91778 and longitude -51.18361. It is part of South America and the southern hemisphere.

Decimal coordinates

Simple standard

-29.91778, -51.18361

DD Coodinates

Decimal Degrees

29.9178° S 51.1836° W

DMS Coordinates

Degrees, Minutes and Seconds

29°55'4'' S 51°11.017' W

The geographic coordinate system enables any place in the world to be located using its latitude and longitude. The latitude is the position relative to the equator, specifying the north-south position. The longitude specifies the east-west position measured from a reference meridian (usually the Greenwich Prime Meridian). The latitude and longitude of Canoas have been calculated based on the geodetic datum WGS84.

Map of Canoas with coordinates

Latitude and longitude of Brazil

There are many systems and formats to represent geographic coordinates. The following table matches the equivalence between the most common formats:

System Latitude Longitude
Simple decimal standard -29.91778 -51.18361
Decimal Degrees (DD) 29.9178° S 51.1836° W
Degrees and Decimal Minutes (DDM) 29°55.067' S 51°11.017' W
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds (DMS) 29°55'4'' S 51°11'1'' W

Cities at the same latitude as Canoas

City Coordinates
Durban, South Africa -29.8579, 31.0292
Caxias do Sul, Brazil -29.16806, -51.17944
Novo Hamburgo, Brazil -29.67833, -51.13056
Santa Maria, Brazil -29.68417, -53.80694
Gravataí, Brazil -29.94218, -50.99278

Cities at the same longitude as Canoas

City Coordinates
Porto Alegre, Brazil -30.03283, -51.23019
Londrina, Brazil -23.31028, -51.16278
Maringá, Brazil -23.42528, -51.93861
Viamão, Brazil -30.08111, -51.02333
Presidente Prudente, Brazil -22.12556, -51.38889